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    Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971)
    Portfolio (twelve photographs), 1961-1971
    Photogravure
    10 x 10 inches (25.4 x 25.4 cm) (each, approximate)
    Editioned 314/1000; each with the portfolio label affixed to verso. Published by Electa Editrice, Milano, Italy, 1979.

    This lot includes the original folder with photo-illustrated cover page. This portfolio was published to commemorate "Venezia '79- La Fotografia," an exhibition made possible by Unesco and the Municipality of Venice, in collaboration with the International Center of Photography, New York.

    Photographs include: Lady at a Masked Ball with Two Roses on Her Dress, New York, 1967; A Castle in Disneyland, California, 1964; Backwards Man in His Hotel Room, New York, 1961; Tattooed Man at a Carnival, Maryland, 1970; Untitled, 1970-71; A Jewish Giant at Home with His Parents in the Bronx, New York, 1970; A Young Man and His Girlfriend with Hot Dogs in the Park, New York, 1971; Child with a Toy Hand Grenade in Central Park, New York, 1962; A Family One Evening in a Nudist Camp, Pennsylvania, 1965; A Young Brooklyn Family Going for a Sunday Outing, New York, 1966; The Junior Interstate Ballroom Dance Champions Yonkers, New York, 1962; Man at a Parade on Fifth Avenue, New York, 1969.


    More information about Arbus, Diane, also known as Arbus, Diane, Diane Nemerov Arbus.

    Condition Report*: Eleven are cornered in to window mats; one is framed under glass to 22-1/2 x 18-1/2 inches; each sheet measures approximately 15-3/4 x 11-1/2 inches; a few lightly bumped corners, not affecting the images; a few soft crescent creases noticeable in raking light; two pinhead sized spots of discoloration to the upper margin of Lady at a Masked Ball, not affecting the image;
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2018
    28th Wednesday
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